Black Stars went through Ebola test ahead of the 2015 AFCON

Black Stars went through Ebola test ahead of the 2015 AFCON

Black Stars under Ebola screening

Black Stars under Ebola screening

The Black Stars of Ghana contingent on their arrival in Equatorial went through an Ebola screening.

The Ebola virus nearly spoiled the 2015 AFCON competition as the initial host Morocco pulled out of staging the tournament barely 90 days to the competition citing the Ebola out break as their major reason before CAF gave the hosting right to Equatorial Guinea.

According to World Health Organisation(WHO), the Ebola virus as claimed over 5000 lives.

But the Government of Equatorial Guinea in consultation with the Confederation of Africa Football(CAF) have decided to screen the contingents of all the 16 participating teams and also visitors that will be touching down in the country for the AFCON championship

Ghana will open their 2015 AFCON championship against Senegal on the 19th January.

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